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at Werner Paddles

We believe Advanced Design and a Great Fit are the key ingredients to achieving Ultimate Paddle Performance™.

While "a great fit" applies whole-heartedly to a customer and their paddle, it's also the essence of our corporate culture and the guiding principle in our hiring process.

We foster an environment where everyone has a voice and is appreciated for their hard work. Opportunities for growth, both professional and personal, are presented to those who are motivated and join us in celebrating and building the Werner brand. We are a family owned business that treats employees fairly and values their contribution.

The success of Werner Paddles begins on the inside. With a happy and committed team, anything is possible.

Thank you very much for your interest in Werner Paddles.

We take pride in handcrafting our paddles in Sultan, Washington USA. We hope you enjoy the same fiery passion.

Research and Development Engineer
Werner Paddles, one of the leading manufacturers in the outdoor industry, has an exciting opportunity in our Engineering department. We produce the lightest, strongest paddles available worldwide, with all of our paddles being manufactured in Sultan, Washington. We are seeking an energetic, positive, self-motivated Research and Development Engineer to join our team supporting the production of high performance paddles. This individual must be a degreed engineer with a proven history of utilizing SolidWorks and Microsoft Excel. Candidates must be mechanically-minded, resourceful, and comfortable working with tools and equipment. Experience in composite fabrication and Lean Manufacturing is preferred. Automation or plastic injection molding experience will also be considered a plus. The R&D Engineer must be uniquely suited to pour their creative energy into sourcing and developing cutting edge materials, manufacturing techniques, and graphics applications. In addition, this position is responsible for generating revolutionary Phase I paddle design ideas and spearheading Product Development for New Product Team approved concepts. Most importantly, Werner Paddles is a tight-knit group of outgoing, open-minded individuals operating in a fast-paced, friendly work environment. We would love to round out the team with a personality that meshes with our company and brings a unique skill set to the table. Sense of humor, ability to multi-task, and love of the outdoors are a must. Paddling expertise in any discipline is required.
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Production Personnel
Werner Paddles is currently accepting applications for production floor employees. Hardworking, motivated people looking for a career opportunity at an industry leader in paddle sports should download the attached application, fill it out and return it to keith.krueger@wernerpaddles.com
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